Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by paincake, Feb 28, 2011.
I don't know if this has been discussed here before, but I just found out:
does it even matter? aren't they based out of panama city?
BS this wont hold imo.
"encourages and incentivizes users to upload files containing illegal copies" wth
I concur. The recent court case involving Blizzard suing WoW bot makers for "secondary copyright infringement" failed on this same point. Although the ruling found the bot maker had infringed based on DMCA issues, the "secondary" claim was specifically rejected because the party has to be directly involved in violating copyright in order to be liable for infringement. If Hotfile sticks to its guns and doesn't settle, MPAA should lose this one.
Hotfile ahs been killing accounts and links lately. Most of the warez sites stop using them
Either way, theres no extradition from Panama. Unless it's an extreme case like murder or rape.
So this case will only stand as precedant for other cases that are sure to come.
What site did that quote come from? It was riddled with spelling errors. Very unprofessional.
hotfile aint the only one, why them?
Separate names with a comma.